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Gina Jansen

Director & Lawyer

Gina Jansen is a senior lawyer with diverse and vast experience in both the public and private sectors. Gina graduated from Canterbury University with degrees in Law and Arts (a double major in political science and New Zealand history). In 2010 Gina graduated from the University of Auckland with a Masters in Taxation (MTaxS) with Honours.

Prior to establishing Gina Jansen Lawyers, Gina was employed in the tax team of a “Top Six” large New Zealand law firm based in downtown Auckland dealing mostly with international corporate clients. Gina also spent several years working as a litigator and legal advisor to the staff at Inland Revenue, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner and several law firms in Canterbury.

In her downtime, Gina is an active gym member and enjoys cycling and weight training. Gina is passionate about many things, but particularly  music, singing (and learning various instruments) and American classic cars, including low riders. Gina is the proud owner of a 1966 Chevrolet Impala, a classic dream car.

Jana Maissin

Practice Manager

Jana is the firm’s practice manager and holds a Bachelor of Arts English major (Auckland University) and a National Certificate in Real Estate (Salesperson) Level 4. Jana also has extensive office administration experience in the real estate industry, including sales experience making Jana our go-to person for all staff and client matters. Jana is often complimented on her professionalism and polite manner with our clients. Jana is a working mum of three boys and is master of conflict resolution and multi-tasking.